Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (Puffin Modern Classics) - Mildred D. Taylor

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (Puffin Modern Classics)

By Mildred D. Taylor

  • Release Date: 1976-01-01
  • Genre: Culture, Places & People
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (Puffin Modern Classics) book review score

4 Score: 4 (From 767 Ratings)

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (Puffin Modern Classics) Mildred D. Taylor Book Review Score: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars

Winner of the Newbery Medal, this remarkably moving novel has impressed the hearts and minds of millions of readers.

Set in Mississippi at the height of the Depression, this is the story of one family's struggle to maintain their integrity, pride, and independence in the face of racism and social injustice. And it is also Cassie's story—Cassie Logan, an independent girl who discovers over the course of an important year why having land of their own is so crucial to the Logan family, even as she learns to draw strength from her own sense of dignity and self-respect.

* "[A] vivid story.... Entirely through its own internal development, the novel shows the rich inner rewards of black pride, love, and independence."—Booklist, starred review

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (Puffin Modern Classics) book review; book recommendations; Culture, Places & People books;.

@2019 – Just Read Book. All Right Reserved. justreadbook.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for website owners, to earn advertising fees by linking and advertising to amazon.com and any other website that may be affiliated with Amazon Service LLC Associates Program; As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Comments/Review section is closed